PNM#11 – Jami Johnson
Jami Johnson is a Medical Science Liaison for BTG Specialty Pharmaceuticals and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy. Prior to her move to industry, she was the Assistant Managing Director of the Oklahoma Center for Poison and Drug Information. She completed undergraduate coursework at the University of Oklahoma in Norman prior to completing the Doctorate of Pharmacy Program at the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy. Dr. Johnson worked as a Poison Information Provider at the OCPDI while completing her PharmD, which initially sparked her interest in toxicology. After graduation, she completed the Clinical Toxicology and Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program at UFHealth-Jacksonville and the Florida Poison Information Center-Jacksonville. Upon completion of her fellowship, she obtained certification as a Diplomate of the American Board of Applied Toxicology. When she isn’t MSLing, she enjoys donating her time to various professional organizations, most recently joining the ABAT NACCT 2019 Symposium committee and participating in AACT’s Clinical Toxicology Recommendations Collaborative Activated Charcoal project on the systematic review committee and clinical recommendations panel. She is dedicated to continued professional improvement and growth, mostly recently joining the OU Health Sciences Center’s 2019 Leadership Council.
Her professional interests include critical care with an emphasis on cardiotoxicity, and natural toxins, especially venomous snakes. Her personal interests include avoiding aforementioned natural toxins in the wild and spending time with her friends and family.
In this episode:
- Toxicology training for pharmacists – fellowship vs residency
- ABAT examination – becoming a DABAT
- Snakes, antivenom and all things toxicology!